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Bad Medicine Lakeside Retreat. Close to Detroit Lakes and Park Rapids

Bedrooms 3
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Lodge, 3 Bedrooms + Loft + Den, 2.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 7-12)

Book your own Private Lodge! We have openings for 2017 summer season. Text or Call is best way to book your week- reserve early!

This Bad Medicine Lake Home is the perfect place for a very comfortable and private retreat. Do you vacation with other families? This home accommodates 2-3 families comfortably!

The home's warm and welcoming atmosphere is perfect for any type of get together. Family Vacations, Reunions, a Ladies Getaway? The kitchen with it's open floor plan is perfect for entertaining a large group.

Wake up to Breath taking Panoramic Views, just steps away from the Water’s Edge.

The Great Room, Dining and Kitchen areas offer an open floor plan, perfect for mingling. The Bonus room is cozy, where kids can retreat to read a book, board games or movies. If you need to get connected, office area provides DSL service for quick work updates.

Voted 'Best Swimming Lake' in 2008, the Bad Medicine Lake area is also abundant with outdoor recreation; ATV, Hiking, Biking, Boating, Water skiing and Great Trout Fishing are just a few of the endless choices. Walk across the Mouth of the mighty Mississippi River, only 10 minutes away from Itasca State Park.

Boat lift and paddle boat available with rental.

30 minutes north east of Park Rapids, which offers Golf & Putt Putt, Antique shopping, and Rodeos. Take advantage of the Heartland trail, a paved path that is perfect for walking, rollerblading and biking. There are many visitors spots along the trail plenty of restaurant options. Bike rentals available in Park Rapids where the trail starts. Make sure you stop in Dorset. Plenty to see and do along this trail.

Our home is located 30 miles northeast of Detroit Lakes, just enough distance for a private peaceful getaway. Detroit Lakes offers many restaurants, mini golf, movie theater, four golf courses and music festivals like 10,000 Lakes Festival and WE FEST.

We look forward to Hosting your Summer Vacation!

Keywords: Detroit Lakes, Park Rapids, Lakeside Lodge, Bad Medicine lake, Itasca state park.

More Details

Louella Fraser
Member since: 2008
Speaks english
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Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
November 14, 2017


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation lodge rental in Ponsford

Property Type:
  • lodge
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Spa tile private master bath
    Bathroom 2 upper level Bath - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , Large Bathroom to accomodate!
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Service Bath Main Level
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Main Level Master Bedroom with private Bath
    Bedroom Sail (3) - 1 queen , Large Bedroom with Built in Drawers faces lake side.
    Bedroom Sunshine (2) - 1 queen , Large Bedroom with built in drawers. Beautiful view of swamp
    Loft + Den - 3 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Kids room with plenty of bonuses!
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (3), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sleeper sofa.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing


Nearest Barpub
20 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
35 Miles

We built this home with families in mind who share summer vacations together as their tradition, the lodge offers a private lodge setting.

Bad Medicine Lake is known for it's water clarity and cleanliness. Known for Trout fishing and One of the Top Best Swimming Lakes in MN.

Our shoreline is wrapped by boulders and panoramic views of the lake, it's like your on the waters edge sitting in the great room.

There are rock steps leading to the water's edge and dock. Small beach area for the kids and plenty of decking space for seating.

Some of the area attractions located within 25-45 minutes is Laport which offers a vineyard and Lake George offering many unique one of a kind shops both great destinations for a lazy summer afternoon of rest and relaxation. The Shooting Star Casino is located 45 minutes in Mahnomen. The Shooting Star hosts a wide variety of shows. Restaurants within 20 minutes are Lobo's, Elbow Lake Store, Douglas Lodge, Ice Cracking Lodge. Devotional sites: St. Mary's Grotto at Two Inlets, Lutheran and other congregations in Park Rapids and Detroit Lakes.

Come relax and enjoy and take it all on Beautiful Bad Medicine Lake!


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation lodge rental in Ponsford

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7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$642.75

1/2 Due immediately and 1/2 due 14 days before check in date OR 1/3 due immediately to secure reservation. 1/3 due 30 days after first payment and/or balance due 14 days before check in date.


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